Conference Center

The Conference Center is a multi-use space providing a variety of venue options and meeting rooms. The Center can be used for major conferences, lectures, private corporate meetings, film screenings, workshops, and exhibitions. Informal breakout areas can also be created in the spacious foyer for networking sessions, coffee breaks, and larger meals.

Events previously held at NYUAD include:

  • Gulf Intelligence Energy Forum
  • Abu Dhabi Ideas Weekend
  • International Model UN Conference
  • World Skills Abu Dhabi Summit


Suitable for large-scale lectures, keynote speeches, panel discussions, and forums with theater-style seating arrangement.

  • Seating: 300-seat capacity
  • Inbuilt high end audio-video set up  facilities available


Lecture Hall

Suitable for film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, and forums.

  • Seating: 180-seat capacity
  • Inbuilt high end audio-video set up  facilities available

Multi-Purpose Hall

Can be divided into three sections, and configured in a variety of set-up styles.

  • Seating: 180-seat capacity
  • Audio-video capabilities can be enabled depending on requirement

Collaboration Space

Ergonomically designed innovation space suitable for creative sessions.

  • Seating: 60-person capacity
  • Inbuilt high end audio-video set up  facilities available

Meeting Rooms

Five boardroom-style meeting rooms ideal for corporate meetings or Majlis arrangement, with space for private coffee breaks.

  • Seating: 30-person capacity
  • Inbuilt high-end audio-video set up facilities available

East and West Forums

Theater-style, ideal for lectures, panels, performances, and roundtable discussions. 

  • Seating: 200- or 120-person capacity
  • Inbuilt high end audio-video set up  facilities available

Add Accommodation and Catering to Your Package


The campus has several hospitality suites located on the High Line, strategically set between the Conference Center and the Arts Center. 

Services include hotel apartment accommodation for short stays, and dedicated guest rooms for larger groups.


We offer customizable food and beverages catering services tailored specifically to your audience and budget. 

Our on-site food and beverage partner, Abu Dhabi National Hotels Corporation (ADNHC), hosts a variety of events year-round across all venues, from private meetings to large-scale events with 1,000-plus attendees.

On-Site Amenities

Free Car Parking

Travel Agency

Car Rental



A/V Support



Host your group, event, or conference at NYUAD. Contact us to get started.

Phone: +971 02-628-5284
Phone: +971 02-628-4988